Pennyworth Release Date, Trailer, Cast, Filming: Pennyworth is an upcoming American drama television series which is based on characters published by DC Comics. The series is basically created by Bob Kane and Bill Finger it is all set to premiere on July 28, 2019, on Epix.
The series stars Jack Bannon, Ben Aldridge, Ryan Fletcher, Hainsley Lloyd Bennett, Paloma Faith and Jason Flemyng on the lead role. It is executive produced by Bruno Heller and Danny Cannon.
When the project was initially declared back in May, EPIX President Michael Wright talks about the series and said in a statement. “As genuine fans of these classic DC characters, as well as the incredibly talented Bruno Heller and Danny Cannon, we couldn’t be more excited to make EPIX the home of this series.” He then further added, “We can’t wait to work with Bruno and Danny – along with Peter Roth, Susan Rovner, Brett Paul and the team at Warner Horizon – on this fantastic origin story.”
“Michael and his colleagues have created the perfect venue for original storytelling, and all of us working on Pennyworth are thrilled to be on the EPIX slate,” added Bruno Heller and Danny Cannon.
Pennyworth Release Date
Pennyworth is going to premiere on EPIX on Sunday, July 28 at 9 p.m ET/PT.
Jack Bannon is playing the role of Alfred Pennyworth who is a former British SAS soldier who creates a security company working with billionaire Thomas Wayne.
Ben Aldridge is playing the role of Thomas Wayne who is a young billionaire from the East Coast of the United States.
Ryan Fletcher is playing the role of Dave Boy who is a long-time friend of Alfred’s who assisted with him in the army and also has an alcoholic addiction.
Hainsley Lloyd Bennett is playing the role of Bazza who is a playboy and an additional long-time army friend of Alfred’s.
Paloma Faith is playing the role of Bet Sykes: A spirited sadistic sharp-tongued woman who rivals against Alfred.
Jason Flemyng is playing the role of Lord Harwood who is an enemy of Alfred who works with Bet.
Emma Paetz is playing the role of Martha Kane who is the Thomas’ love interest and also the future mother of Bruce Wayne.
Polly Walker is playing the role of Peggy Sykes
Jessica Ellerby is playing the role of The Queen
A new trailer for Pennyworth has recently arrived with additional focus on the show’s background of the Swinging ’60s, the new clip also reveals the deeply momentous moment in which Alfred meets his would-be employer and friend, Thomas Wayne.
The Principal photography for the series was started on 22nd October 2018 at Warner Bros. Studios, Leavesden in Leavesden, Hertfordshire, England. In addition, a number of shots were taken in London, comprising choosing the landmark building Florin Court as the home as well as the locality of one of the series lead characters.
Here is the official Pennyworth synopsis:
“[Pennyworth] follows Bruce Wayne’s legendary butler, Alfred Pennyworth, a former British SAS soldier in his 20s who forms a security company and goes to work with a young billionaire Thomas Wayne, who’s not yet Bruce’s father, in 1960’s London.”